Associated Students of Claremont McKenna College (ASCMC)

ASCMC, Inc. is the official student government of the Claremont McKenna College student body. It’s mission is to serve, represent, and lead the students of CMC. Registered as a nonprofit corporation with the State of California, ASCMC is run by the Board of Directors led by the President with the aid of the Vice President. Other elected members of the Board include the Vice President for Student Affairs, the Dormitory Affairs Chair, and the Class Presidents. Appointed positions on the Board of Directors include the Chief Financial Officer, Executive Secretary, Clubs and Organizations Chair, Event Commissioners, the Senate President Pro-Tempore, the RA liaison, and the President Advisors.

ASCMC Student Senate is headed by the Vice President. The senate is the legislative branch and serves as a complimentary balance to the Board of Directors. Any student may become a Senator after attending three consecutive Senate meetings. There are several standing committees maintained by Senate.

Dormitory Affairs Council (DAC) focuses on dormitory activities and events. The council is composed of the Dormitory Presidents and is overseen by the Dormitory Affairs Chair.

ASCMC is always searching for students interested in participating in the governance of the student body. Students interested in elected offices, appointed positions, or volunteer roles are encouraged to contact any ASCMC official.

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